Project Scope

6 megawatts of generator power, paralleling switchgear, distributed at 5kV thru 5 unit substations, 65 transfer switches, automated monitoring and control

Three main service electrical switchgear vaults

Complete distribution and risers servicing 58 electrical closets throughout the building

Final testing and commissioning of entire installation including complete blackout test of entire building

Northwestern Memorial, Prentice Women's Hospital
Chicago, Ilinois
Architect / Engineer: VOA, OWP&P / ESD

With one million square feet and 17 stories, this power distribution installation for an acute care women’s hospital was a welcome challenge. We served as a prime contractor working in conjunction with the other MEP trades, general construction trades, construction manager, the owner and architect/engineer.